Behavioral barriers to non-migratory movements of birds

  title={Behavioral barriers to non-migratory movements of birds},
  author={Rebecca Harris and J. Michael Reed},
Although effects of physical barriers to animal movement are well established, the behavioral inhibition of individuals moving across habitat gaps, ecotones, and interpatch (matrix) habitat has received little attention. Birds are often cited as a taxon in which movements should not be disrupted by gaps in landscape connectivity. Here we synthesize evidence… CONTINUE READING